Buliminella elegantissima (d'Orbigny, 1839)Class: Rotaliata Subclass: Rotaliana Order: Buliminida Family: Buliminellidae
found at Challenger Station 315A off Argentina British territories from 11m depth
Geological Time: Quaternary Holocene recent
The scan of this drawing from Bradys HMS Challenger Report is made by Dr. David Bossard and used by his permission.
© Dr. David C. Bossard, 19thcenturyscience.org.
HMS Challenger Collection
View of a specimen of Buliminella elegantissima (d'Orbigny, 1839)
The identification is based upon:
Jones, Robert Wynn, 1994: The Challenger Foraminifera Book Oxford Univ Press 416 pp. Plate 50, Fig. 20